INTRODUCTION TO THE 2004 HUGH R. JONES MEMORIAL LECTURE AT ALBANY LAW SCHOOL
- Landmarks in the Law. // Bench & Bar of Minnesota;Aug2010, Vol. 67 Issue 7, p32
The article provides information on developments in judicial law, legislation, and executive action along with trends in law and legal profession in the U.S. Rules of marketing for certified and court-appointed mediators have been amended by the Florida Supreme Court. The applicability of the...
- Ethics and Virtue. // National Review;8/4/1989, Vol. 41 Issue 14, p14
This article discusses the U.S. Court of Appeals' overturn of a decision of a trial judge, convicting former White House press secretary, Lyn Nofziger for lobbying the White House too soon after leaving it. The killer word was an adverb, "knowingly," which bobbed up early in the turbid sentence...
- Banks lose tax shelters. // Railway Gazette International;Jun2011, Vol. 167 Issue 6, p33
The article reports on a ruling held by a U.S. Federal Court of Appeals in 2011 disapproving the use of sale-and-leaseback agreements to raise short-term funding.
- A Fragmented, Pragmatic Court Groping for the middle way and posting multiple opinions. // Time;7/17/1978, Vol. 112 Issue 3, p44
The article discusses the division of the chief justices in the Supreme Court in the U.S. It highlights the decision of the Warren Court to extend constitutional guarantees of free speech, equal protection and due process to safeguard individual rights specially the poor, minorities, and...
- Road-through-park lawsuit against county OK'd. Crompton, Kim // Journal of Business (10756124);11/20/2014, Vol. 29 Issue 24, p30
The article reports on a Washington state appellate court's reversal of the dismissal of a lawsuit which alleged that Spokane County, Washington commissioners gave improperly authorized the construction of a road to serve an adjoining residential development.
- RED FLAGS. // Pit & Quarry;Jan2004, Vol. 96 Issue 7, p2
Reports on the court ruling given by the U.S. Court of Appeals to the U.S. v. Hess family concerning the ownership of minerals rights.
- You be the Judge. Schorr, José // Saturday Evening Post;1/11/1958, Vol. 230 Issue 28, p83
Focuses on the decision of a U.S. Court of Appeals not to deport an alien whose boat was forced into the British port of Bimini in Bahamas by a storm while fishing in Miami, Florida. Background on the case; Arguments raised by the plaintiff and the immigration officials; Reason behind the ruling.
- Hope for innovation. Rapoza, Jim // eWeek;11/10/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p52
The author reflects on the decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals (CA) to rule against business method patents. He explains that a business method patent is a system by which customers can select among a prebuilt list of goods or products, and then choose how they would enhance their products. He...
- Disagree with decisions? Go win elections. // Hill;4/16/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 44, p19
The article offers the author's insights on the implications of the effect of Supreme Court decisions to the legitimacy not only of the court but of the whole constitutional system of the U.S. during elections.
- An insensitive issue. Nickson, Sue // Financial Management;Jun2003, p10
Reports on the Court of Appeal's decision on the assessment of compensation for injury to feeling in cases of sex discrimination. Consideration of Police Authority's appeal against the level of the award for injury to feelings; Offer of tribunals of guidelines on the assessment of compensation...